The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 85 61 83
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.58% 3.21% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.81% 14.35% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 14
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £42,500 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 223 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.92% 22.37% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 180 179 190
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone 0 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Dartford -5 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £13,750 -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) Windows
3 17 (54.84%) VMware
4 16 (51.61%) SAN
4 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (51.61%) vSphere
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (48.39%) NAS
5 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (41.94%) Firewall
8 11 (35.48%) HP
8 11 (35.48%) DNS
8 11 (35.48%) DHCP
8 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
10 9 (29.03%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
11 8 (25.81%) Veeam
11 8 (25.81%) VLAN
11 8 (25.81%) DFS Replication
11 8 (25.81%) Office 365
11 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) MS Office
11 8 (25.81%) ITIL
11 8 (25.81%) VPN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) IIS
3 7 (22.58%) Apache
3 7 (22.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) SAN
2 15 (48.39%) NAS
3 13 (41.94%) Firewall
4 11 (35.48%) DHCP
4 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
4 11 (35.48%) DNS
5 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
6 8 (25.81%) VLAN
6 8 (25.81%) VPN
7 7 (22.58%) SMTP
7 7 (22.58%) DMZ
7 7 (22.58%) IMAP
8 5 (16.13%) LAN
9 4 (12.90%) WAN
10 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (6.45%) Internet
11 2 (6.45%) 3G
11 2 (6.45%) Network Security
11 2 (6.45%) 4G
11 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Big Data
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Support Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Network Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Systems Support
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Support Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Systems Support Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Project Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) MAPI
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
1 7 (22.58%) Replication
1 7 (22.58%) PDA
1 7 (22.58%) iPhone
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
5 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Vista
5 7 (22.58%) Android
5 7 (22.58%) Mac OS
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) VBScript
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) CCSE
4 2 (6.45%) JNCIS
4 2 (6.45%) JNCIP
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) CCSP
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) vSphere
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
3 8 (25.81%) DFS Replication
4 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
4 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.45%) Firmware
6 2 (6.45%) XenApp
6 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) Citrix
5 8 (25.81%) Veeam
6 7 (22.58%) Symantec
6 7 (22.58%) Draytek
6 7 (22.58%) Apple
7 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.68%) Nokia
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 3 (9.68%) IBM
8 2 (6.45%) Juniper
8 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.45%) Aruba
8 2 (6.45%) F5
9 1 (3.23%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.23%) Avaya
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